Difference Between Linux And Windows
Linux is an open-source operating system so users can change source code as per requirement whereas Windows OS is a commercial operating system so the user doesn't have access to source code. ... Linux runs faster even with older hardware whereas windows are slower compared to Linux.
|Linux is an open-source operating system.||While windows are not the open-source operating system.|
|Linux is free of cost.||Windows OS is not free.|
|Linux is more efficient in comparison to windows.||While windows are less efficient.|
|There is a forward slash is used for Separating the directories.||While there is backslash is used for Separating the directories.|
|Linux provides more security than windows.||While it provides less security than Linux.|
|Versions of Linux - Ubuntu , Linux Mint , Zorin OS etc.||Versions of Windows OS WindowsXP , Windows 7 etc.|